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Go Canada Lounge

For this year's Olympics, the Canada Games Centre and RBC have setup the Go Canada Lounge and we were brought in to design the graphic elements for this space. The Go Canada Lounge is a shared space at the Canada Games Centre where guests can support, celebrate and cheer on Team Canada during the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in…Read More

Soccer Nova Scotia Training Centre

We've launched a new website for the Soccer Nova Scotia Training Centre. This impressive, year-round, world-class, multisport facility opened in October 2011. There are three indoor fields covered in a modern Greenfields V-Shape Synthetic Turf. Check it out! [caption id="attachment_1064" align="alignnone" width="610"] snstc.ca[/caption]Read More

Canada Games Centre 2011-2012 Annual Report

I've recently completed work on the 2011-2012 Annual Report for the Canada Games Centre. It's their first annual report, published as an interactive online .pdf. For the design of this report, we continued a theme of that was established for the membership appreciate day at the Centre—using the idea of sports pennants to portray a feeling of celebration and victory. The…Read More

Canada Games Centre

The Canada Games Centre is Halifax’s newest fitness, aquatic, & recreation facility, established to integrate both the need for high performance sport & athlete development, while promoting recreation and wellness within the community. It's run by a not-for-profit society who operate the centre on behalf of the Halifax Regional Municipality. It's an impressive facility—with striking architecture. Some of the highlights…Read More

Halifax 2011 Canada Games – Corporate report

Yesterday, the Halifax 2011 Canada Games released the Final Corporate Report for this past winter's successful event. This report was a privilege to work on with such a great resource of amazing photography from Games time. It's a beautiful, colourful, 9.5 x 7.5 inch book peppered with full page photos which are paired with memorable quotes from the event. I had completed most…Read More

Halifax 2011 Canada Games – Commemorative DVD set

One of the final projects I worked on for the Halifax 2011 Canada Games was to design and produce a three disk commemorative DVD set. This included the various promotional videos and commercial spots produced for the Games, video documentation of events & highlights, photo slideshows from the Games, the National Artist Program Gala performance as well as TSN's coverage…Read More

Halifax 2011 Canada Games – Souvenir program

The Souvenir Program for the Halifax 2011 Canada Games was provided to each participant and given out at various venues and events throughout the Games. This is a full glossy, eighty page magazine style publication, fully bilingual throughout. The program contains general information about Halifax, Nova Scotia and the Canada Games, as well as information on the sports, venues, cultural events,…Read More

Foldout sport schedule

For the Halifax 2011 Canada Games we produced a detailed sport schedule which was handed out to the general public throughout the two weeks of the Games. This was a challenge, to reduce what is a very complex schedule—for 22 different sports at 13 separate venues—to a simplified and unified chart. Each sport has it's own particularities, so maintaining a…Read More

Athlete bib designs

Another exciting project for the Halifax 2011 Canada Games was designing the bibs worn by athletes during competiton. There were about twenty variations on this but it was essentially the same design—with modifications on size and style for particular sports. See a sampling of the design mockups below, and some of my favourite action photos taken during the Games which…Read More

Three pole gantry

I designed a few of these for the Halifax 2011 Canada Games. The particular product is called a three pole gantry. This was located in Parade Square, in front of Halifax's City Hall. The design features a different athlete image on each of the three sides. [caption id="attachment_690" align="alignnone" width="610" caption="three pole gantry"][/caption]Read More

Brick vinyl application

Among the many interesting projects that I've worked on for the Halifax 2011 Canada Games was building or wall applied artwork. A unique approach to this a high performance vinyl designed for application on rough textured surfaces. These were applied directly to brick walls on either side of one of the entrances to the Halifax Metro Centre. The vinyl is heat set, and moulds…Read More

Halifax 2011 Canada Games – commemorative gift

The Halifax 2011 Canada Games wanted to produce a unique, custom gift item to present to the Provincial Sport Ministers, and various VIPs for their contribution to the Games. I designed this in collaboration with local company, Yachtsmith International who fabricated the torch for us. It's about five inches tall, and sits comfortably on a desk or mantle. As with the torch,…Read More

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